Security News

2012-03-27 14:00
The UGT (General Union of Workers) and CCOO (The Workers' Commissions) unions are going to hold a
2012-03-26 14:00
An Iranian-owned cargo ship was hijacked in the Maldives’ waters on March 26 by Somali pirates.
2012-03-25 14:00
 A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck central Chile yesterday March 25, at 7:30 p.m.
2012-03-25 14:00
On March 26 in New Delhi, India, Tibetan exiles protested the presence of Chinese President Hu Ji
2012-03-20 14:00
 FreightWatch has recorded 34 metal thefts year-to-date in 2012, averaging 12 per month.  In 2011
2012-03-13 14:00
In the Philippines on March 15, a nationwide strike by transportation workers will take place to
2012-02-29 12:00
 A shootout has been reported today, March 1, in Nuevo Laredo streets.
2012-02-29 12:00
The state of New South Wales in Australia has suffered severe flooding in over 75% of the state w
2012-02-26 12:00
On Tuesday February 28, major trade and bank unions are holding a one day nationwide protest agai
2012-02-21 12:00
 Today, February 22, a commuter train crashed into the end platform of a busy station in the city
2012-02-21 12:00
In an effort to reduce the amount of pollution in Beijing, the city’s traffic authority will begi
2012-02-19 12:00
 The Freeze of Danube River, a key waterway in central Europe has caused the interruption of trad
2012-02-14 12:00
A cargo vessel’s captain and an engineer were killed during an attack by Pirates off the coast of
2012-02-14 12:00
Shut Down the Corporations, which stemmed from the Occupy movement, is planning several non-viole
2012-02-14 12:00
On Wednesday, February 15 in India’s northern-most state of Jammu and Kashmir, the Srinagar-Jammu
2012-02-12 12:00
 Approximately $1.4 million in cargo was stolen from Miami International
2012-02-05 12:00
 On Tuesday January 31, hundreds of police officers in the city of Salvador, Bahia state, began a
2012-02-05 12:00
February 6, the Central Philippines provinces of Negros and Cebu suffered a 6.8 magnitude earthqu
2012-02-02 12:00
Air transportation services are expected to be severely disrupted in France early next week when
2012-02-01 12:00
Yet another "smash and grab" style warehouse burglary in the Miami-Dade area, this time in Doral,
2012-01-31 12:00
 Today, February 1, 2012, four cargo thieves broke into a warehouse of a well-known company based
2012-01-31 12:00
A trailer loaded with Desktop Computers was broken into early in the morning on 1/31/2012 while a
2012-01-30 12:00
Port Kembla Coal Terminal workers will be on strike from February 1-8.
2012-01-29 12:00
India’s national trucking permit fee, which allows truckers seamless access to all states, is lik
2012-01-28 12:00
Private and public workers go on national strike.
2012-01-25 12:00
A truck carrying an important load of mobile phones worth approximately $3M was hijacked by an ar
2012-01-24 12:00
President Barack Obama has adopted a new strategy declaring for the first time that the United St
2012-01-22 12:00
 A radar installation was damaged by an explosion caused by left-wing rebels of the Revolutio
2012-01-19 12:00
A full truckload of steel coils was hijacked at gun point at the first exit across the Tennessee
2012-01-17 12:00
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM) in Mumbai is constructing a rapid exit taxiway (R
2012-01-09 12:00
On January 4th, four Chinese cargo ships and a Burmese patrol boat were attacked on the Mekong Ri
2012-01-09 12:00
The work stoppage came after the government’s decision on January 1st, of removing the subsidy on
2012-01-09 12:00
 A maritime security alert was issued for the Arabian Sea after Italian flagged chemical tanker E
2012-01-05 12:00
Business activities in northern Colombia have been affected by one of the biggest armed strike im
2011-12-28 12:00
On or about December 22, 2011, organized crime members broke into five (5) transportation yards i
2011-12-19 12:00
The accident occurred on Sunday, December 18, at 4:00 pm., twelve Ferromex containers loaded with
2011-12-19 12:00
The National Railway Company of Belgium (SNCB) will go on strike on December 21.
2011-12-19 12:00
The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) is planning marches and protests in the major cities of Dh
2011-12-15 12:00
Over the past weeks, there has been an increase in cargo theft activity in the state of Coahuila.
2011-12-14 12:00
Theft of scrap metal from train containers has become a serious problem in Mexico.
2011-12-12 12:00
Torrential rains continue in Colombia slowing down the transportation of goods between main citie
2011-12-08 12:00
 Protesters associated with the Occupy movement are planning a joint proposed "West Coast Port Sh
2011-12-08 12:00
Transport disruptions in the rail sector are expected in the Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur region in
2011-12-07 12:00
Miami man who staged the biggest cargo heist in Hillsborough County history has been sentenced to
2011-12-06 12:00
Cargo theft arrests reported in recent weeks in Brazil indicate that cargo theft gangs are increa
2011-12-05 12:00
India’s Port of Mumbai is going to increase operating costs beginning December 21 this year.
2011-12-05 12:00
Beijing’s busiest cargo and passenger airport, Capital International Airport, was closed on Monda
2011-12-05 12:00
 Violent protests in Peru’s Cajamarca region against the $4.8 billion Conga Mining Project have b
2011-11-29 12:00
On December 1, 2011 a national labor stoppage in Greece is expected to be performed by public and